Investment Research Analyst (Hedge Funds)

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Non-disclosed
  • 13 Sep 18 2018-09-13

An award-winning fund-of-funds manager with approx. $1bn under management is looking to hire a Research Analyst to support their London-based investment team. The company is well positioned for growth on the back of a differentiated investment strategy and a strong 8-year track record. This role is suitable for a bright and motivated individual with 1-3 years of experience in a similar role.

Opportunity for a fund-of-funds analyst with 1-3 years of experience

Initial responsibilities will include:

  • Participating in and leading meetings/calls with hedge fund managers; taking detailed notes and maintaining internal research database
  • Monitoring existing fund investments
  • Sourcing new investment ideas, attending conferences
  • Preparation of investment research reports for the Investment Committee

Coverage will include a subset of hedge fund and private credit strategies depending on the candidate’s skill set and prior experience.

Successful candidate will be highly motivated, diligent and hard-working, with keen interest in financial markets and the global economy. Further requirements include:

  • Undergraduate or postgraduate degree from a well-regarded university
  • 1-3 years of experience in a similar capacity
  • Eligibility to work in the UK
  • Excellent written and verbal English skills
  • Very good command of MS Excel
  • Progress towards the CFA degree would be an additional advantage

If you meet this criteria and have an interest in the role, please reply to this post with your CV.